Statewide News

Families not allowed to see inmate victims in Texas prison bus crash

Family members of inmates who survived Wednesday's bus wreck are frustrated. They want to see their loved ones at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, but can't.

Federal hearing: 26 States fighting to stop President's executive order

In Brownsville federal court, Texas and other states are pushing for a temporary injunction to block President Barack Obama's executive order, that will reduce the threat of deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants.

Texas mom of infant found in house with meth and feces speaks out

"When I went to work, I asked Jessie... Jessie I'm asking you to help me get out of this," said Robynne Cox. 

Texas: America's boom-and-bust oil capital

Up until just a few months ago, things were going gangbusters in Texas.

Texas’ organ, tissue donor program tops seven million registrants

AUSTIN – In 2014 the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) recorded approximately 1.4 million new registrants to the Glenda P. Dawson Donate Life Texas Registry, boosting the total registry to more than seven million individuals.

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch testifies ex-girlfriend is an assassin

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch, who has been accused by his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll of domestic assault, testified in a court hearing Tuesday that he believes Driscoll is a trained assassin and that she once showed up wearing a gown covered in bloo

Sheriff's Office: Texas drug dealer caught selling 'kush' on Craigslist

Having an entrepreneurial spirit does not always pay off. That's what one El Paso man found out earlier this month after El Paso Sheriffs' Officials allege he was attempting to sell marijuana and Xanax on Craigslist.

DeMarco Murray named PFWA’s NFL Offensive Player of the Year

 DeMarco Murray has been named the NFL Offensive Player of the Year by the Pro Football Writers’ Association.

Police: Kids, left alone, die in house fire while mother out getting hair done

Two children, left alone in their Louisiana home, were killed in a house fire while their mother was out getting her hair styled at a salon, authorities said.

Prison bus crashes near Odessa, multiple fatalities reported

Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation confirm ten people were killed in crash involving a Texas Department of Criminal Justice transport bus on I-20 in Ector County near Penwell, Texas around 7:30 a.m. CST Wednesday morning.